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Friday, March 6, 2015

A friend in Disney: Expansion plans officially announced for popular Toy Story and Soarin' rides

Posted By on Fri, Mar 6, 2015 at 1:24 PM

If you're one of those Disney-goers who looks forward to the blast of citrus scent that wafts over you as you find yourself suspended over groves and dodging mountains in Epcot's Soarin' attraction or if you're the competitive sort who doesn't consider it a full Disney day until you've bested your level on Toy Story Midway Mania at Hollywood Studios (or a park-hopping fan of both!), there's only good news from here. Disney has announced they will expand both attractions. Here's what it means for each: For Soarin', a second theater will be added, plus the screens and projection system will be updated to enhance the scenes you're dangling over; on Toy Story Midway Mania, they're adding more tracks to expand the fun and games.

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